User’s Terms of Use

These Terms of Use (“Terms”) govern your access to and use of our website, platforms and Services, including but not limited to our various sub-websites, SMS, APIs, email notifications, applications (Skill Matcher and ForeignAdmits), buttons, widgets, tools, resources, ads, commercial services (“Services”), and our other covered services including but not limited to third-party products that link to these Terms (collectively, the “Services” and can be used interchangeably with words like “platform” and “website”), and any information, text, graphics, photos or other materials uploaded, downloaded or appearing on our websites or platforms (collectively referred to as “Content”). Your access to and use of the Services are conditioned on your acceptance of and compliance with these Terms. By accessing or using the Services you agree to be bound by these Terms.

This Terms of Use is an electronic record in terms of the Information Technology Act, 2000 (as amended/re-enacted) and rules thereunder, and is published in accordance with the provisions of Rule 3 (1) of the Information Technology (Intermediaries Guidelines and Digital Media Ethics code) Rules, 2021, which mandates publishing of rules and regulations, privacy policy and terms of use for access or usage of our services. This electronic record is generated by a computer system and does not require any physical or digital signature.

Even though our Privacy Policy, Refund Policy and these Terms are mutually exclusive to one another, but for the sake of removal of any repugnancy, they may be construed harmoniously with each other. Moreover, our Refund Policy, Privacy Policy and these terms are to be read together and in essence, forms an integral part of each other.

Basic Terms

This platform is created and operated by Edument Consultancy Private Limited, (hereinafter referred to as “We”, “Our”, and “Us”) a private limited company incorporated and registered under the provisions of the Companies Act, 2013 and operating under the brand name “ForeignAdmits”. We intend to ensure your steady commitment to the usage of this website and the services provided by us through our website “www.foreignadmits.com”. For the purpose of these Terms, wherever the context so requires, “We”, “Our”, and “Us” shall mean, refer to and include this website, all our platforms/website pages, our brand name, and our associates and affiliates. “You”, “Your”, “Yourself”, “User” shall mean and refer to natural and legal individuals who shall be users of this website and the services provided by us or by authorised service providers and who are competent to enter into binding contracts, as per Indian laws. “Third Parties” may refer to any website, platform or individual apart from the users and the creator of this website.

The headings of each section in these Terms are only for the purpose of organizing the various provisions under these Terms of use in an orderly manner and shall be used by you to interpret the provisions contained herein in a manner as may be applicable to you. Furthermore, you agree that the headings and all terms shall have legal or contractual value on your usage of the website.

The use of this website is solely governed by these Terms, our Privacy Policy and our Refund Policy that may be uploaded on the website with further modifications and/or amendments made thereto by us from time to time, at our sole discretion and without giving you any notice.

If you continue to access and use this website, you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by the following terms. You expressly agree and acknowledge that these Terms of use, our Privacy Policy, our Refund Policy are not coterminous in nature and that the expiry/termination of any one of them will not lead to the termination of the other. You unequivocally agree that these Terms of use and the Privacy Policy constitute a legally binding agreement between us, and that you shall be subject to all the rules, guidelines, policies, terms, and conditions applicable to your use of the services, and that the same shall be deemed to be incorporated by reference into these Terms of use and shall be treated as part and parcel of the same.

You acknowledge and agree that no signature or express act is required to make these Terms binding on you and that your act of visiting any part of the website constitutes your full and final acceptance of these Terms of use and the Privacy Policy. We reserve the sole and exclusive right to amend or modify these Terms of use without any prior permission or intimation to you, and you expressly agree that any such amendments or modifications shall come into effect immediately. If you do not adhere to the changes, you must stop using the website at once. Your continued use of the website will signify your deemed acceptance of the changed terms.

Most importantly, this website or our platform, or our services and products in no way promise or guarantee admission to any foreign university whatsoever. We are merely a service provider trying to the best of our knowledge, expertise and understanding of application processes, by following industry-standard protocols, laws of India; explain different processes, devise strategies and advising career options. If anyone from our team or someone fraudulently pretending to be on our team assures you of guaranteed foreign university admissions, we are not liable for any losses suffered by you in such cases. We strongly advise you not to bypass our established procedures.

This policy is effective as of 9th September 2021

Limitations of Liability

Neither we nor any third parties provide any warranty or guarantee as to the accuracy, timeliness, performance, completeness or suitability of the information and materials found or offered on this platform for any particular purpose. You acknowledge that such information and materials may contain inaccuracies or errors and we expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law. Your use of any information or materials on this platform is entirely at your own risk, for which we shall not be liable. It shall be your own responsibility to ensure that any products or information available through this platform meet your specific requirements. This platform contains material that is owned by or licensed to us. These materials include but are not limited to, the design, layout, look- appearance and graphics. All reproduction is prohibited other than in accordance with intellectual property rights which forms part of these terms and conditions.

We are not responsible for any consequences arising out of the following events:

  • If the website is inoperative/non-responsive due to any connectivity errors associated with the internet connection such as but not limited to slow connectivity, no connectivity, server failure, etc.
  • If you feed incorrect information or false/untrue data or for any deletion of data.
  • If there is an undue delay or inability to communicate through email.
  • If there is any deficiency or defect in the services managed by us.
  • If there is a failure in the functioning of any other service provided by us.

We do not accept any liability for any errors or omissions, on behalf of itself, or for any damage caused to you, your belongings, or any third party, resulting from the use or misuse of the website or any services availed of by you through the website.

Our services and any content or material displayed on the platform is provided without any guarantees, conditions, or warranties as to its accuracy, suitability, completeness, or reliability. We will not be liable to you for the unavailability or failure of the website.

You are to comply with all laws applicable to you or your activities, and with all Policies, which are hereby incorporated into this Terms of use by reference.

Indemnification

Our products and/or services, including the ForeignAdmits’ application and content, may not be compatible with all devices. Edument Consultancy Private Limited shall not be obligated to provide workable products and/or services for any phones/tablets unless stated otherwise.

Edument Consultancy Private Limited or any of its subsidiaries or affiliates or partners shall have no responsibility for any loss or damage caused to tablet or phone or any other hardware and/or software, including loss of data or effect on the processing speed of the tablet, those results from the use of our products and services.

In no event will Edument Consultancy Private Limited be liable for damages of any kind, including without limitation, -

  1. indirect, punitive, special, exemplary, incidental, or consequential damage (including loss of business, revenue, profits, use, data or other economic advantages, loss of programs or information), or
  2. direct damages in excess of the amount paid to Edument Consultancy Private Limited for the product and/or service, arising out of the use of, misuse of or inability to use, or errors, omissions or other inaccuracies in the website or the products and/or services, or any information provided on the Site.

Some jurisdictions do not allow the limitation or exclusion of liability. Accordingly, in such instances, some of the above limitations may not apply to the User.

Edument Consultancy Private Limited may also contact the user through SMS, Email and call to give notifications on various important updates. Therefore, the User holds Edument Consultancy Private Limited non-liable to any liabilities including financial penalties, damages, expenses in case the user’s mobile number is registered with a Do Not Call (DNC) database.

You hereby indemnify, defend, and hold Edument Consultancy Private Limited’s distributors, agents, representatives and other authorised users, and each of the foregoing entities” respective resellers, distributors, service providers and suppliers, and all of the foregoing entities’ respective officers, directors, owners, employees, agents, representatives, harmless from and against any and all losses, damages, liabilities and costs arising from your use of our product.

Legal obligations arising out of falsification or forging of documents shall not be the responsibility of Edument Consultancy Private Limited in any manner whatsoever.

In the event you are found bypassing the established procedure in an attempt to gain an economical advantage or trying to derive some benefit through our processes without paying for our services; any losses or damages suffered by you is your sole responsibility and you hold is indemnified from all legal responsibilities therefrom.

Intellectual Property and its use

All trademarks reproduced in this platform that is not the property of, or licensed to the operator is acknowledged on the website. No use of the intellectual property owned or licensed to Edument Consultancy Private Limited may be used without our prior written authorization. Unauthorised use of this platform may give rise to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offence. From time to time this platform may also include links to other websites. These links are provided for your convenience to provide further information. They do not signify that we endorse those website(s). We have no responsibility for the content of the linked website(s). You shall not create a link to this website from any other platform, or any other lead source, or document without our prior written consent. Your use of this platform and any dispute arising out of such use of the platform is subject to the laws of India or other regulatory authorities. Your use of our products and services provided herein is solely for your personal and non-commercial use. Any use other than for personal purposes is prohibited.

The users of this platform shall not host, display, upload, modify, publish, transmit, update or share any information that:

  1. to another person and to which the user does not have any right to;
  2. is grossly harmful, harassing, blasphemous defamatory, obscene, pornographic, paedophilic, libellous, invasive of another's privacy, hateful, or racially, ethnically objectionable, disparaging, relating or encouraging money laundering or gambling, or otherwise unlawful in any manner whatever;
  3. harm minors in any way;
  4. infringes any patent, trademark, copyright or other proprietary rights;
  5. violates any law for the time being in force;
  6. deceives or misleads the addressee about the origin of such messages or communicates any information which is grossly offensive or menacing in nature;
  7. impersonate another person;
  8. contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer resource;
  9. threatens the unity, integrity, defence, security or sovereignty of India, friendly relations with foreign states, or public order or causes incitement to the commission of any cognisable offence or prevents investigation of any offence or is insulting any other nation.

General Prohibitions

Your personal and non-commercial use of our services shall be subjected to the following restrictions:

  1. You may not decompile, reverse engineer, or disassemble the contents of our products, or remove any copyright, trademark registration, or other proprietary notices from the contents of our products.
  2. You will not -
    1. use our products or services for commercial purposes of any kind, or resell;
    2. advertise or sell any products, services or otherwise (whether or not for profit), or solicit others (including, without limitation, solicitations for contributions or donations) or use any public forum for commercial purposes of any kind, or;
    3. use our products and services in any way that is unlawful, or harms us or any other person or entity as determined by us
    4. use our products, services, templates, strategies, etc. anywhere else other than with our executives and representatives while availing services from us.
    5. share, reshare, store, transmit, record or use any of our materials and documents supplied to you for the purposes of carrying out our products or services availed by you without our prior written authorisations.

All such documents including but not limited to SOP, LOR, etc., are proprietary to Edument Consultancy Private Limited and shall attract civil and/or criminal liabilities if you misuse them in any manner as contemplated herein or in any manner whatsoever.

You are also prohibited to send us official representations or initiate any dialogue that may have official business ramifications over WhatsApp or any other social media apps. You may contact us for all official work-related enquiries over at our Email - contact@foreignadmits.com

Breach of Terms and its Effects

In the event of a breach of the terms and conditions of these Terms of Use by the User, the User shall be promptly liable to indemnify Edument Consultancy Private Limited for all the costs, losses and damages caused to Edument Consultancy Private Limited as a result of such a breach.

In the event of your breach of this Terms of Use, you agree that Edument Consultancy Private Limited will be irreparably harmed and will not have an adequate remedy in money or damages. We shall be entitled in such an event to obtain an injunction against such a breach from any court of competent jurisdiction immediately upon request. Our right to obtain such relief shall not limit our right to obtain other remedies that may be available to us.

Privacy Policy

We respect your right to privacy and keep safe all or any personal information provided to us by you. To see how we collect and use your personal information, please see our Privacy Policy. The Privacy Policy is a necessary part of these Terms and Conditions and the clauses therein are not repeated here for the sake of brevity.

Force Majeure

We will not be liable for any non-compliance or delay in compliance with any of the obligations we assume under any Contract when caused by events that are beyond our reasonable control or on account of force majeure.

Term

This Agreement will remain in full force and effect until terminated, for using the platform or purchasing the products/services in any form or capacity. Provided that, we have the right to immediately terminate your access or usage and remove non-compliant information or material, in case of non-compliance with the terms and conditions or our privacy policy.

Termination

The User shall be obligated to clear any dues with us for any of its Services which you have procured. Edument Consultancy Private Limited shall not be liable to you or any third party for any termination of your access to our platform Services.

Governing Law

This agreement shall be construed in accordance with the laws of India and all rights, obligations and remedies available hereunder shall be in accordance with such laws.

Grievance Redressal

We take your grievances very seriously and endeavour to put our best foot forward. Moreover, we deal with user grievances strictly and in accordance with applicable laws.

This Notice is issued under G.S.R. 139 (E): Intermediary Guidelines and Digital Media Ethics Code and the users located within the dominion of the Republic of India are entitled to the following Grievance Redressal Mechanism.

Grievance Redressal System in cases where our Affiliates, Partners, or Associated/Allied Third Party Services are based in a foreign country or within the dominion of the Republic of India -

If a user's issue is not resolved even after contacting various complaint resolution channels/forums, he/she can reach out to our Grievance Redressal Officer mentioned hereunder. In your mail, you must describe the issue in detail and provide any supporting documentation including screenshots that would assist us with the resolution of your concern.

Contact:

Grievance Redressal Officer - Nikhil Jain

Email ID - contact@foreignadmits.com

Address: Hub and Oak, E-14, LGF, Defence Colony, Near Hyundai Showroom, Defence Colony, Delhi 110024

Call: +91-9170672439

Dispute Resolution | Jurisdiction

In the event of any conflict and/or dispute, Edument Consultancy Private Limited and the opposite party or parties must try and settle the matter amicably outside the court. Such amicable settlements may be completed through video-conferencing or face-to-face as mutually decided between/among them. However, if the disputes remain and amicable settlements fail, the courts of Mumbai, Maharashtra, India shall have sole jurisdiction.

Moreover, in case you are from a different country, we retain the right to bring proceedings against you for breach of any of the terms and conditions in your country of residence, country of use or other relevant countries.

In cases where the mutual settlements fail during the conflicts, the following procedure is to be followed -

  1. All claims and controversies arising out of this agreement shall be subject to Arbitration.
  2. The Arbitrator shall be a mutually agreed-upon third party with no relation (commercial or otherwise) to either of the parties
  3. In case, both the parties are not ad idem during the selection of the Arbitrator, each party is at liberty to take steps in accordance with The Arbitration And Conciliation (Amendment) Act, 2021 as amended from time to time in the courts of Mumbai alone;
  4. The courts in Mumbai shall have exclusive jurisdiction as to the venue of the Arbitration;
  5. The language used in this arbitral proceeding shall be conducted in the English language;
  6. Any costs borne for conducting this arbitral proceeding shall be borne equally by both parties.

This heading is severable from the rest of this Agreement and shall remain valid and binding on the parties notwithstanding any termination or cessation of this Agreement.

Edument Consultancy Private Limited accepts no liability whatsoever, direct or indirect, for non-compliance with the laws of any country other than that of India, and the mere fact that the platform can be accessed or used in a country other than India does not imply that we accede to the laws of such country.

Refund Policy

We usually follow a strict no-refund policy. However, we have certain exceptions too based on genuine grievances. Our approach to all grievances raised by you is holistic and fair. In certain exceptional circumstances, we offer refunds too. However, such exceptions and rules are not elaborated here for the sake of brevity.

You may check our Refund Policy by clicking here.

Use of Personal Information

By using this website and by availing of our services you unequivocally consent to our use of your personal information for the purposes of promotions, telephonic calls (whether from us or our authorised representatives), and for marketing purposes; including but not limited to limitations of the use of personal information as prescribed hereunder (which includes all future amendments or modifications of these provisions from our end without serving on you any notice whatsoever).

Over the years we have partnered with various third-party companies who provide services that smoothen the processes of foreign university admissions and post-admission scenarios. Such partners may include banks wherefrom you may or may not choose to get educational loans. There are other affiliates or partners or associates of ours who may call you, mail you or even WhatsApp you for the purposes of promoting their respective ancillary/partner/affiliate services.

However, we are not liable for any legal claims (civil or criminal) that may or may not arise out of such association between you and such third party ancillary service providers as mentioned hereinabove. You have the sole discretion in choosing to go ahead with such ancillary products/services as offered by them or not. Edument Consultancy Private Limited is in no way liable for the authenticity of their services or their representatives or any other person fraudulently representing themselves to be part of such ancillary service providers.

Our use of your Personal Information shall include information collected by way of cookies through our platform or through any other part of our platform.

We only share such information which is legally permissible for us to share. Moreover, the extent to which such personal information is to be shared is also defined well in our agreements with our affiliates or partners. No personal information submitted by you in our platform will be used by us for any extraneous and/or extralegal purposes or for any other purposes other than with ancillary service providers. By using this platform, our website and through your purchases of our products/services, you are unequivocally agreeable to these aforesaid terms.

We store your information with us on our platform till 6 months after your admission to any foreign university is completed. After the completion of 180 days or 6 months (whichever is earlier), we destroy your records and information from our database. Any misuse by anyone at all after these 6 months/180 days is not our responsibility and you hold us indemnified against any claims (legal or otherwise) that may or may not arise out of such misuse.

You can send your data deletion request to us through email. In order to get your data deleted from our servers, send an email to contact@foreignadmits.com with the subject "Data Deletion (Space) <Your Email ID>".

Read our Privacy Policy and our Cookie Policy here and see in detail what information we collect, how we collect and how we share that information.

User Obligations | Code of Conduct

You agree and acknowledge that you are a restricted user of this website and you agree to provide genuine credentials whenever required on the website. You shall not use a fictitious identity. We are not liable if you have provided incorrect information.

You also agree to ensure the Name, Email address, Mobile number and any such other information that may be provided and shall keep your information accurate and up to date.

You also understand and acknowledge that the data submitted is manually entered into the database of the website. Moreover, you also acknowledge the fact that the data so entered into the database is for easy and ready reference for you, and to streamline the services through our website or platform.

You also understand and agree that, to the fullest extent permissible by law, the website or any of their affiliates or their respective officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors, representatives, operational service providers, advertisers or suppliers shall not be liable for any loss or damage, of any kind, direct or indirect, in connection with or arising from the use of our website or in accordance to this terms of use, including, but not limited to, compensatory, consequential, incidental, indirect, special or punitive damages.

You are bound not to cut, copy, modify, recreate, reverse engineer, distribute, disseminate, post, publish or create derivative works from, transfer, or sell any information obtained from this website. Any such use/limited use of the website is not permissible without the prior express written authorisation.

You also agree not to access (or attempt to access) the website and/or the materials or services by any means other than through the interface provided by the website. The use of deep-link, robot, spider or other automatic devices, program, algorithm or methodology, or any similar or equivalent manual process, to access, acquire, copy or monitor any portion of the website or its content, or in any way reproduce or circumvent the navigational structure or presentation of the website, materials or any content, or to obtain or attempt to obtain any materials, documents or information through any means not specifically made available through the website will lead to suspension or termination of your access to the website. We disclaim any liabilities arising out of any illegal activities committed by you on the website.

You further undertake not to -

  • Engage in any activity that interferes with or disrupts access to the website or the services provided therein (or the servers and networks which are connected to the website).
  • Impersonate any person or entity, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent his/her affiliation with a person or entity.
  • Probe, scan or test the vulnerability of the website or any network connected to the website, nor breach the security or authentication measures on the website or any network connected to the website.
  • You may not reverse look-up, trace or seek to trace any information relating to any other user of, or visitor to, the website, or any other viewer of the website, including any user account maintained on the website not operated/managed by the user, or exploit the website or information made available or offered by or through the website, in any manner.
  • Disrupt or interfere with the security of, or otherwise cause harm to, the website, systems resources, accounts, passwords, servers, or networks connected to or accessible through the website or any affiliated or linked Websites.
  • Use the website or any material or content therein for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms of use, or to solicit the performance of any illegal activity or other activity which infringes the rights of this website or any other third party (s).
  • Violate any code of conduct or guideline which may apply for or to any particular service offered on the website.
  • Violate any applicable laws, rules, or regulations currently in force within or outside India.
  • Violate any portion of these Terms of use or the Privacy Policy, including but not limited to any applicable additional terms of the website contained herein or elsewhere, whether made by amendment, modification or otherwise.
  • Commit any act that causes us to lose (in whole or in part) the services of our Internet Service Provider ("ISP") or in any manner disrupts the services of any other supplier/service providers of the website.
  • You hereby expressly authorize us to disclose all information relating to you in our possession to law enforcement or other government officials, as we may in our sole discretion, believe necessary or appropriate in connection with the investigation and/or resolution of possible crimes, especially those involving personal injury and theft/infringement of intellectual property.
  • Furthermore, you understand that our website might be directed to disclose any information (including the identity of persons providing information or materials on the website) as necessary to satisfy any judicial order, law, regulation or valid governmental request.
  • By indicating your acceptance to use any services offered on the website, you are obligated to complete such transactions after making payment. You shall be prohibited from indicating their acceptance to avail services where the transactions have remained incomplete.
  • You agree to use the services provided by us, our affiliates, consultants and contracted companies, for lawful purposes only.
  • You agree to provide authentic and true information. We reserve the right to confirm and validate the information and other details provided by you at any point in time. If upon confirmation such details are found to be false, not to be true (wholly or partly), we shall in our sole discretion reject the registration and debar you from using the website without prior intimation whatsoever.
  • You agree not to post any material on our website that is defamatory, offensive, obscene, indecent, abusive, or needlessly distressful or advertising any goods or services. More specifically, you agree not to host, display, upload, update, publish, modify, transmit, or in any manner share any information that - belongs to another person and to which you have no right to; is grossly harmful, harassing, blasphemous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, pedophilic, libellous, invasive of another's privacy, hateful, or racially, ethnically objectionable, disparaging, relating or encouraging money laundering or gambling, or otherwise unlawful in any manner whatever; is in any way harmful to minors; infringes any patent, trademark, copyright or other proprietary rights; violates any law for the time being in force; deceives or misleads the addressee about the origin of such messages or communicates any information which is grossly offensive or menacing; abuse, harass, threaten, defame, disillusion, erode, abrogate, demean or otherwise violate the legal rights of others; Impersonate any person or entity, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity; Publish, post, disseminate, any grossly harmful information, harassing, blasphemous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, pedophilic, libellous, invasive of another's privacy, hateful, or racially, ethnically objectionable, disparaging, relating or encouraging money laundering or gambling, or otherwise unlawful in any manner whatever; or unlawfully threatening or unlawfully harassing including but not limited to "indecent representation of women" within the meaning of the Indecent Representation of Women (Prohibition) Act, 1986; threatens the unity, integrity, defence, security or sovereignty of India, friendly relations with foreign states, or public order or causes incitement to the commission of any cognizable offence or prevents investigation of any offence or is insulting any other nation.

Suspension of User Access and Activity

Notwithstanding other legal remedies that may be available, we may in our sole discretion, limit your access and/or activity by immediately removing your access credentials either temporarily or indefinitely, or suspend/terminate your association with the website, and/or refuse to the usage of the website, without being required to provide you with notice or cause:

  • If you are in breach of any of these Terms of use or the Privacy Policy.
  • If you have provided wrong, inaccurate, incomplete, or incorrect information.
  • If your actions cause any harm, damage or loss to the other users or us (at our sole discretion).

Payments

For making all payments for purchases of our services on this website, you shall be required to make a payment for which you will be redirected to a third-party payment gateway that we may have an agreement with. The payment gateway may additionally seek information from you to process the payment for your payment and additionally may charge you the payment gateway charges that may be applicable. The payment gateway consists of Debit Card/Credit Card/Net Banking/UPI and other wallet options. You shall be governed under the concerned payment gateway’s Terms and Conditions and their Policies for the purpose of all payment-related aspects.

In case you miss instalments for more than 15 natural days from the due date, your processes may stop under the package chosen and paid for by you. Any missed deadlines or loss/damage suffered by you on account of sporadic or disruptive payments from your side is not our responsibility.